The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 371 285 285
Rank change year-on-year
-86 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 224 310 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 2.19% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 221 216
Average daily rate
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£325 £431 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.59% -13.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £618 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £32.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £45.00 £41.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.68%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14321 14131 14674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.98% 29.36% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9235 9254 9139
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 250 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -82 86 £500 -4.76% 46
Yorkshire +8 33 £325 - 24
South East -7 32 £300 -7.69% 19
North West -8 22 £325 +8.15% 18
East Midlands +4 21 £310 +3.33% 21
West Midlands -6 13 £325 +8.33% 9
South West -36 10 £243 -11.81% 18
East of England -21 9 £300 -7.69% 11
North East -22 3 £300 - 2
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 384 (84.21%) C#
2 362 (79.39%) .NET
3 257 (56.36%) SQL Server
4 191 (41.89%) SQL
5 183 (40.13%) WPF
6 141 (30.92%) ASP.NET
7 135 (29.61%) Windows
7 135 (29.61%) WCF
8 118 (25.88%) VB.NET
9 106 (23.25%) Finance
10 101 (22.15%) MVC
11 97 (21.27%) Web Services
12 96 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 91 (19.96%) .NET Framework
14 71 (15.57%) OO
15 68 (14.91%) HTML
16 67 (14.69%) T-SQL
17 65 (14.25%) Oracle
18 62 (13.60%) JavaScript
19 61 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
20 60 (13.16%) XML
21 59 (12.94%) TDD
22 52 (11.40%) Visual Studio
23 51 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
24 48 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
25 47 (10.31%) CSS
26 46 (10.09%) Front Office
27 45 (9.87%) Scrum
28 44 (9.65%) Multithreading
29 42 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.29%) IIS
1 15 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.66%) CMS
3 3 (0.66%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (0.66%) Node.js
4 2 (0.44%) Confluence
4 2 (0.44%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.22%) SAS
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.22%) GemFire
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.22%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.22%) Moodle
5 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.22%) Kentico
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) Simulink
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Tridion
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) LDAP
2 2 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) FTP
3 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.88%) DTS
10 3 (0.66%) DB2
10 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.22%) OLAP
12 1 (0.22%) Sybase ASE
12 1 (0.22%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 52 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 48 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (3.51%) NUnit
4 15 (3.29%) JIRA
5 11 (2.41%) MSTest
6 8 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (1.75%) Rational Rose
7 7 (1.54%) Subversion
8 6 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.10%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.66%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.66%) Selenium
11 3 (0.66%) Build Forge
11 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (0.66%) Hudson
12 2 (0.44%) NCover
12 2 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.44%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
General
1 106 (23.25%) Finance
2 46 (10.09%) Front Office
3 41 (8.99%) Banking
4 19 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.17%) Back Office
5 10 (2.19%) Retail
6 7 (1.54%) Games
7 6 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.66%) Electronics
8 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 397 (87.06%) Developer
2 200 (43.86%) .NET Developer
3 156 (34.21%) C# Developer
4 61 (13.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (12.72%) WinForms Developer
6 54 (11.84%) VB.NET Developer
7 36 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 32 (7.02%) WPF Developer
9 26 (5.70%) Software Engineer
9 26 (5.70%) Senior Developer
10 16 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (3.29%) .NET Software Engineer
12 14 (3.07%) SQL Developer
12 14 (3.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (2.63%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (2.41%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (2.19%) Team Leader
15 10 (2.19%) Analyst
16 9 (1.97%) Front Office Developer
17 8 (1.75%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (79.39%) .NET
2 183 (40.13%) WPF
3 141 (30.92%) ASP.NET
4 135 (29.61%) WCF
5 97 (21.27%) Web Services
6 91 (19.96%) .NET Framework
7 68 (14.91%) HTML
8 60 (13.16%) XML
9 47 (10.31%) CSS
10 42 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (8.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 41 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 31 (6.80%) LINQ
13 21 (4.61%) jQuery
14 20 (4.39%) Silverlight
15 19 (4.17%) HTML5
15 19 (4.17%) XSLT
16 15 (3.29%) Castle Windsor
17 11 (2.41%) NHibernate
18 10 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.80%) Derivative
2 30 (6.58%) N-Tier
3 19 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 18 (3.95%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.73%) Equities
6 15 (3.29%) Hedge funds
7 9 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.54%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.10%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.66%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.44%) EPoS
12 2 (0.44%) W3C
12 2 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 135 (29.61%) Windows
2 4 (0.88%) Windows 8
2 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
3 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.66%) UNIX
3 3 (0.66%) Linux
3 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.22%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.22%) Android
5 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.15%) MVC
2 71 (15.57%) OO
3 61 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (12.94%) TDD
5 45 (9.87%) Scrum
6 44 (9.65%) Multithreading
7 39 (8.55%) Software Engineering
8 35 (7.68%) Unit Testing
9 27 (5.92%) MVVM
10 26 (5.70%) OOD
11 17 (3.73%) UML
12 16 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (3.07%) CRM
13 14 (3.07%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (2.63%) SOA
14 12 (2.63%) E-Commerce
15 11 (2.41%) Web Development
15 11 (2.41%) Electronic Trading
16 10 (2.19%) Dependency Injection
16 10 (2.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 384 (84.21%) C#
2 191 (41.89%) SQL
3 118 (25.88%) VB.NET
4 67 (14.69%) T-SQL
5 62 (13.60%) JavaScript
6 32 (7.02%) C++
7 27 (5.92%) VB
8 18 (3.95%) Java
9 17 (3.73%) VBA
10 13 (2.85%) VB6
11 12 (2.63%) XAML
11 12 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.75%) Python
13 5 (1.10%) C
14 4 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.88%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.66%) RPG
15 3 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (6.80%) Degree
2 11 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.88%) MCSE
3 4 (0.88%) MCSD
4 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) EMIR
2 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 96 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.25%) Oracle
3 33 (7.24%) DevExpress
4 25 (5.48%) Sybase
5 11 (2.41%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.32%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.10%) Telerik
7 5 (1.10%) Syncfusion
8 4 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.66%) Fidessa
9 3 (0.66%) Pegasus
9 3 (0.66%) SAP
9 3 (0.66%) Perforce
9 3 (0.66%) AccuRev
10 2 (0.44%) 29West
10 2 (0.44%) Open Text
10 2 (0.44%) Interwoven
10 2 (0.44%) IBM
10 2 (0.44%) Reuters
10 2 (0.44%) Bloomberg
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Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £295 per day (Rolling 3 Month Contract)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £295 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salt
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £260 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £44 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
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Bristol
Computer Futures
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